Temeka Powell

December 24, 2021


Ms. Temeka Mariea Powell of Tampa, Florida, passed away on Friday, December 24, 2021.  The Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, January 15, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Bible Based Fellowship Church, 4811 Ehrlich Road, Tampa, Florida 33624, with Rev. Anthony White and Elder Norman Harris, officiating. MASKS REQUIRED. Interment will follow at Rest Haven Memorial Park.

Ms. Powell was born on August 12, 1976, to Charles and Mariesa Powell in Tampa, Florida. She graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School. Temeka loved dancing, making people smile, and spending time with family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Mariea Powell; and sister, Karen Denise Simmons.

Temeka leaves to cherish loving memories, daughter, Nierra Lane; son, Jaden Powell; fiancé, Dudley Bryant; brothers, Antonio Powell, Charles Powell, Jr. (Kimberly), Cedric Powell (Donna), Derrick Powell (Rose), and Reginald Williams (Otisha); two sisters, Charlene Powell and LaTasa Williams; aunt, Sandra Flowers; nephews, Antwon (Nina), Rashad, Nashon (Briana), Andre, Antonio Jr., Carlos, Cedric Jr., and Derrick Jr.; nieces, Antoinette Vega (Negro), Jalisa, Andreanna, Savanna and Alana Powell; cousins,  Kim (Tim), Traci (Ronald), Eric, Michael, Marlon, Thaddeus, and Kevin; close friends, Shala Howard, Diayonda Richardson, Sherita; and a host of other sorrowing relatives and devoted friends.

Visitation will be held on Friday, January 14, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33606. MASKS RECOMMENDED.

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January 14, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ray Williams Funeral Home
301 N. Howard Avenue
Tampa, FL 33606-1508

Funeral Service
January 15, 2022

11:00 AM
Bible Based Fellowship Church
4811 Ehrlich Road
Tampa, FL 33624

Interment following funeral service
January 15, 2022

Rest Haven Memorial Park
4615 East Hanna Avenue
Tampa, FL 33610

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